Question about 1998 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

Remove fuel pump from tank ford windstar 98

Remove gas pump ford wndstar 98

Posted by on

  • 3 more comments 
  • leocapri69 May 26, 2009

    i need to remove fuel pump from tank. how can i do that

  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters May 11, 2010

    What is it that you need to fix and how can i help you do that??

  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters May 11, 2010

    ok..., can you be more specific please????

  • Jovita Rodriguez Sep 17, 2013

    the small hose that goes into the gas tank has a hole n started leaking gas

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    my fuel gauge is inaccurate I installed new fuel pump but it is still inaccurate what could be the problem

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 6,784 Answers

To gain access to the fuel pump, it is necessary to remove the fuel tank.

  1. Depressurize the fuel system and remove the fuel tank from the vehicle.
  2. Remove any dirt that has accumulated around the fuel pump module attaching flange, to prevent it from entering the tank during service.
  3. Turn the fuel pump module locking ring counterclockwise using a locking ring removal tool or a brass drift and remove the locking ring.
  4. Remove the fuel pump module.
  5. Remove the seal gasket and discard it.

To install:
  1. Put a light coating of grease on a new seal ring to hold it in place during assembly. Install it in fuel tank ring groove.
  2. Insert the fuel pump module into the fuel tank, then secure it in place with the locking ring. Tighten the ring until secure.
  3. Install the tank in the vehicle.
  4. Install a minimum of 10 gallons of fuel and check for leaks.
  5. Install a pressure gauge on the throttle body valve and turn the ignition ON for 3 seconds. Turn the key OFF , then repeat the key cycle five to ten times until the pressure gauge shows at least 30 psi.
  6. Check for fuel leaks at the fittings.
  7. Remove the pressure gauge.
  8. Start the engine and check for fuel leaks.

Posted on May 27, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do i change the fuel pump on my 1999 ford windstar?


If it is like the 98 you need to drop the gas tank.

Sep 06, 2011 | 1999 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

How to repleace the gas pump in a Ford Windstar 1996


The fuel pump is in the gas tank. This will require removing the tank. I hope this helps!

Jul 23, 2010 | 1996 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

How do i change a gas pump in a 1997 ford


Remove the fuel tank,its inside.

Apr 18, 2010 | 1997 Ford Windstar

2 Answers

Ford windstar 98 gl 3.8


would have thought so ,but it could have an electronic overload sensor though ,

Mar 11, 2010 | 1998 Ford Windstar

3 Answers

The fuel gage doesn't work can anyone tell us where the fuel sensor is locate at on a 98 windstar.


It's located in the gas tank with the fuel pump. Part call sending unit.Hope this was helpful,good luck

Jan 21, 2010 | 1998 Ford Windstar

2 Answers

MY 98 FORD WINDSTAR STALLS WHEN I IDLE OR COMING TO A STOP I'VE CHANGED AIR FLOW SENSOR, AIR FILTER, SPARK PLUGS, AND FUEL FILTER ANY IDEAS?


I'd be looking at removing IAC valve, and cleaning it out with throttle body spray cleaner, and checking mounting gasket as well. Usually some success with cleaning it & spray ports it came out of, but if not you may need to replace it.

Oct 12, 2009 | 1998 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

Where is the fuel pump fuse on 1996 Ford wndstar


It is in the car under the driver side.

See the cover of the fuse compartment for guide.

Aug 16, 2009 | 1996 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

DIAGRAM


i can't give you a diagram... but to get thr fuel pump out of the tank, there is a lock ring that holds the pump in, to remove the ring use a BRASS punch and a hammer to turn the ring counterclockwise. you will see some tabs that stickstrait up in the air- you can use those to turn the ring. remove the ring and the pump may have to twist to the left or right- but most likely will pull right out.

May 27, 2009 | 1998 Ford Windstar

Not finding what you are looking for?
1998 Ford Windstar Logo

1,330 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75797 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5495 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...